2018 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Mullin
HB 510 - Use of Handheld Device While Driving (language only)

Item 391 #5h

Item 391 #5h

Public Safety and Homeland Security
Department of Corrections


Page 347, after line 20, insert:

"8. HB 510 - Use of handheld device while driving which results in death of another -- $50,000".


(This amendment provides an appropriation to the Corrections Special Reserve Fund to reflect the estimated impact on utilization of beds in the Commonwealth’s Adult Correctional Centers resulting in changes in criminal sentencing pursuant to House Bill 510, which would establish as manslaughter - a Class 5 felony - the use of a handheld communications device while operating a motor vehicle resulting in the death of another.)